For those who’re opting for the 2019 Volvo 860 Specs over the almost equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you may as effectively skip proper to the 2019 Volvo 860 Specs. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, but the 2019 Volvo 860 Specs happens to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Volvo 860 Specs offers ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction whenever you want it most.
The 2019 Volvo 860 Specs, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly related to this type of car. Cargo area isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Volvo 860 Specs’s journey and driving experience begin to fall consistent with more trendy automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d recommend trying out the 2019 Volvo 860 Specs’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a higher maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s all around a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at extra value. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Volvo 860 Specs are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Volvo 860 Specs also presents power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Volvo 860 Specs contemporary by including a budget-conscious Commonplace Version Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Volvo 860 Specs, which pushes the 2019 Volvo 860 Specs into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and might be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as properly, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.